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Auckland: a great city, not just a stopover

Destination: Auckland

Some visitors seem to see Auckland as the boring bit of New Zealand in between the airport and all those extreme sports opportunities, but it is a great holiday destination in its own right

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Lincoln's bust in the Parque Forestal

Santiago in a day

Destination: Santiago

Even with only a short time to spend in Chile's capital Santiago, you can get a great impression of the lively city. Here's a walking tour of my favourite parts to help you cram in as much as possible

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Alexanderplatz square

Best of Berlin in a day

Destination: Berlin

Berlin is home to more than 150 museums and countless other landmarks. With so much to see and explore and only a day to spare, read on how to make the most of your stay in this historic city

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First impressions are clearly the thing

Dali's Figueres - a dazzling day trip from Barcelona

Destination: Figueras

Figueres, Salvador Dali's sleepy birthplace, is just two hours north of Barcelona and a wander around the town's mind-bending Dali gallery is like attaching a pair of jump leads to the imagination

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Roseberry Topping

A green visit to North Yorkshire's prettiest villages

Stepping stones, cascading water, ducks under the bridge-English village life at its very best. Add in a great pub or two and you have the perfect getaway; and you can help save the environment too!

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Malmo's liberator King Carl X Gustav

Malmö - a hop over the sea from Copenhagen, by train!

Destination: Malmo

Fabulous architecture, a castle, pavement cafes, great pubs and restaurants, Malmö - where old conflicts have given way to the modern vision of European cooperation

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Russell Square gardens

Bloomsbury: explore the heart of academic London

Destination: London

Home to artists and intellectuals in the 1930s and the University of London today, Bloomsbury's Georgian garden squares, museums and galleries are well known, but there are hidden spots to discover

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A foggy day in Turin

An Italian adventure that's just the job

Destination: Turin

Cafe culture, high culture, high-end shopping and the world's most delicious pizza and chocolate. If you're looking for an unforgettable Italian mini-break, Turin luck

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Supporters of South Africa’s national football team, Bafana Bafana (© City of Johannesburg)

Johannesburg: the heartbeat of South Africa

by Lyn.Eyb

Destination: Johannesburg

South Africa is gearing up for the 2010 FIFA World Cup – and there's lots to do in Johannesburg in between matches

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Think you know Amsterdam? Think again

Destination: Amsterdam

Amsterdam's formerly grubby image has been scraped away to reveal a clean, collected, and yes, cool one underneath

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